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Safety Sound Off Podcast – Laptop Ergonomics

- March 8, 2017 by Giovanni Tejada (View all posts by Giovanni)
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              In the modern business world, people are not always working in the comfort of an office. Oftentimes they are on the road, at a coffee shop, with a customer, or at a job …  Read more …

Thar She Blows! How to Drive Safely Under Windy Conditions

- March 3, 2017 by Dan Heinen, ASP (View all posts by Dan)
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Recently, I was driving back from a meeting and got to encounter the “thrill” of not only rain, fog and traffic, but high cross winds. I’m not going to dive into detail about what high winds are since there is …  Read more …

Offsite Safety – Workplace Violence Self Defense

- November 14, 2016 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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In my previous blog on workplace safety, I discussed how to reduce the likelihood of one of your employees becoming a victim of a crime by being aware of their surroundings and pre-planning travels.  For this post, I will review …  Read more …

Offsite Safety – Workplace Violence Awareness

- October 19, 2016 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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Workplace violence for offsite employees is something that you as the employer have little control over.  Therefore, educating your offsite employees to protect themselves when working in the field, and to avoid dangerous situations, is important to keeping work comp claims …  Read more …

Offsite Safety – School’s Out for Summer

- May 20, 2016 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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Your offsite employees will be facing an additional hazard for the next few months–-school aged children on summer break.  On top of an increase in day time vehicle and pedestrian traffic,  your employees may have curious children interfering with their …  Read more …

Offsite Safety – Avoiding Dog Bites

- April 14, 2016 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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Dog bites are a serious exposure for many field employees, as the consequences of a dog bite can be severe.  According to a report published by dogbite.org, the average cost of a bite-related hospital stay is $18,200. While I don’t …  Read more …